Mining The Future
The Irish online service for the analysis of Internet traffic Statcounter has summed up and published the rating of popular web browsers in the world network for April 2021.
According to the information released, Google Chrome remains the undisputed leader in the desktop segment, which was able not only to maintain its leadership, but also continues to confidently increase its market share, which has increased over the past month to 67.55%. Following the dominant in the second position with an indicator of 9.86%, the Apple browser Safari was entrenched, having lost only a small part of its audience. The third leader is Microsoft Edge browser (with a share of 7.96%), which slightly overtook the “fiery fox” Mozilla Firefox in March, which, in turn, was able to take only fourth place with the lowest indicator of 7.79%.
A similar situation is observed in the mobile Internet space. Owners of portable gadgets prefer the Google Chrome browser. Today its share is 64.47% of users. Apple Safari remains second in popularity with 18.69%, while Microsoft Edge is in third place with 3.39% of users. The proprietary South Korean browser Samsung Internet Browser has recently lost ground. It occupies only the fourth line of the rating with an indicator of 3.3%.
In the Russian segment of the global network, desktop users most often prefer to access the Internet through Google Chrome (68.4%), Yandex Browser (12.6%) and Opera (6.7%). The mobile audience of Runet, in turn, uses the browsers Google Chrome (61.2%), Safari (20.3%) and Yandex Browser (9.8%).